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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ20
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Launch SRP S$649

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ20


Overall rating 9/10

The DMC-TZ20 features a 24mm ultra wide-angle 16x optical zoom LEICA DC lens, including Nano Surface Coating technology which dramatically reduces ghost and flare. The 16x optical zoom is also available in movie recording.


Performance:
9
Design:
9
Features:
9.5
User-Friendliness:
9
Value:
8
THE GOOD
Far-reaching 16x optical zoom
Excellent image stabilization for long range shots
Responsible touchscreen controls
Fun GPS feature
THE BAD
Image noise starts showing at ISO400

Product Specification

Effective pixels 14.1 megapixels
Sensor 1/2.33-type CCD sensor with primary color filter
Lens LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR, f=4.3-68.8mm, equivalent to 24-360mm on a 35mm camera
ISO rating Auto / i.ISO / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / High Sensitivity mode (ISO 1600-6400)
Zoom ratio 16x (optical), 4x (digital) (Max. 64.0 x combined with Optical Zoom without Extra Optical Zoom ) / (Max. 135 x combined with Extra Optical Zoom)
Image Stabilization POWER O.I.S.
Exposure Compensation 1/3 EV step, +/-2 EV
Recording Formats JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3), AVCHD
Storage type SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
Battery ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack
Dimensions 104.9 x 57.6 x 33.4mm (W x H x D)
Weight Approx. 219g (including battery and memory card)